senate Bill S1885

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to notification requirements for school districts located in cities of a million or more when a school district chooses to acquire a site for a new school

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2018 committed to rules
Mar 22, 2018 advanced to third reading
Mar 21, 2018 2nd report cal.
Mar 20, 2018 1st report cal.688
Jan 03, 2018 referred to education
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 08, 2017 referred to education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 05, 2017 advanced to third reading
May 24, 2017 2nd report cal.
May 23, 2017 1st report cal.1166
Jan 11, 2017 referred to education

Votes

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Mar 20, 2018 - Education committee Vote

S1885
17
0
committee
17
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 23, 2017 - Education committee Vote

S1885
17
0
committee
17
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S1885 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1296
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add §2590-v, Ed L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S5387, A8315

S1885 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to notification requirements for school districts located in cities with a population of one million or more when a school district chooses to acquire a site for a new school.

S1885 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1885 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  1885

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 11, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  AVELLA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Education

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to notification  require-
  ments for school districts located in cities of a million or more when
  a school district chooses to acquire a site for a new school

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The education law is amended by adding a new section 2590-v
to read as follows:
  § 2590-V. REGULATION OF THE ACQUISITION OF REAL PROPERTY BY  THE  CITY
OF NEW YORK BOARD OF EDUCATION AND THE NEW YORK CITY SCHOOL CONSTRUCTION
AUTHORITY.  1.  FOR  THE  PURPOSES  OF  THIS  SECTION,  THE TERM "SCHOOL
DISTRICT" SHALL MEAN THE CITY OF NEW YORK BOARD OF EDUCATION AND THE NEW
YORK CITY SCHOOL CONSTRUCTION AUTHORITY, COLLECTIVELY.
  2. NOT LESS THAN FORTY-FIVE DAYS NOR MORE THAN  NINETY  DAYS  AFTER  A
SCHOOL  DISTRICT'S  NOTICE  OF  THE  ACQUISITION OF PROPERTY, THE SCHOOL
DISTRICT SHALL HOLD A PUBLIC COMMUNITY FORUM FOR THE PURPOSE OF  OBTAIN-
ING  PUBLIC  AND COMMUNITY BOARD INPUT CONCERNING THE ANTICIPATED IMPACT
OF THE PROPOSED ACQUISITION UPON  THE  COMMUNITY.  THE  SCHOOL  DISTRICT
SHALL  AFFORD  COMMUNITY MEMBERS, REPRESENTATIVES OF THE LOCAL COMMUNITY
BOARD, LOCAL BUSINESSES AND RESIDENTS A REASONABLE OPPORTUNITY TO  SPEAK
ABOUT  RELEVANT MATTERS AT SUCH COMMUNITY FORUM, INCLUDING THE APPROPRI-
ATENESS OF CONSTRUCTING A NEW SCHOOL AT SUCH LOCATION. EVERY SUCH  FORUM
SHALL  BE  HELD  UPON  NOT  LESS THAN TWENTY DAYS NOTICE TO THE AFFECTED
COMMUNITY AND THE LOCAL COMMUNITY BOARD.
  3. THE SCHOOL DISTRICT SHALL, PRIOR TO ESTABLISHING THE DATE, TIME AND
LOCATION OF THE PUBLIC COMMUNITY FORUM,  CONSULT  WITH  AND  OBTAIN  THE
ADVICE  AND CONSENT OF THE APPROPRIATE COMMUNITY BOARD, AS TO ESTABLISH-
ING A CONVENIENT DATE, TIME AND LOCATION TO CONDUCT THE  FORUM  FOR  THE
LOCAL IMPACTED COMMUNITY. SUCH FORUM LOCATION SHALL BE WITHIN REASONABLE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01181-01-7

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